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    1938 James Naismith Typed Manuscript with Handwritten Notes re: "Basketball in 1938." Five typed pages with numerous handwritten edits and a sixth written entirely by hand were intended for inclusion in Naismith's acclaimed book, "Basketball: Its Origin and Development." Text addresses the state of "Basketball in 1938," just a year before his passing. He notes the thousands of teams, overflow crowds at Madison Square Garden, and recent changes in rules. Handwritten page lists the Champions of various collegiate conferences, with his beloved Kansas topping the Big Six. Pages average EX. Writing averages bold 9/10. LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    December, 2006
    15th Friday
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